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Long

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Crawford Williamson (1815– 1878). American physician, born at Danielsville, Georgia, who in 1842 administered ether to a patient before removing a neck tumor, the first recorded use of an anesthetic in surgery.
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Long

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John H., U.S. physician, 1856-1927. See: Long coefficient, Long formula.
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Q. Are long flights dangerous? I'm flying next week to my vacation, and the flight is going to be rather long (almost 16 hours non-stop). Several years ago, my 75 years-old aunt had blood clot in her lung after a flight of similar length. I also heard that during flight the blood in the legs clots and that it can cause after that problems with the lungs and breathing. Does this mean it's dangerous for me to fly? Should I change my ticket to shorter connection flights?

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Becky srtarted off with a 13.12 pb in the 75m hurdles, cleared 1.34m at high jump and set further pbs in shot (5.92m) long jump (4.39m) and 800m for a pb score of 1963 and eighth place.
Senior men & masters: Adnan Haq (Bangor University) 800m; Geoff Ward (Wrexham), long jump, high jump; Dave Stokes (Deeside) shot, javelin; Ian Robinson (Wrexham) discus; Osian Jones (Liverpool) hammer.
Long Jump: 6 Jessica Southwell 4.01, B 3 Carly Bates 3.79.
PICTURED in long jump action are Josh Jones (above) and Stewart Bestford
Under 15 Boys: Albert Hoey 5th 200m 26.60, 2nd Long Jump 4.36m, 4th 100m 12.80; Harrison Marfitt 6th Long Jump 3.41m, 3rd 300m 48.10; Tiger Steel 1st 200m 24.10, 2nd 100m 11.90 (photo finish); Haydon Thornton 4th 800m 2-49.6, 2nd Shot Put 5.44m.
We could observe that the subjects with low differences have a higher performance in the long jump in boys subgroup, as we can see in subject K.A.
Waiting for her in Brazil will be defending champion Ennis-Hill who was less happy with a long jump (6.19m) which took the shine off her brilliant performance in the 100m hurdles.
Johnson-Thompson has been haunted by her long jump horror in last year's World Championships heptathlon, where she failed to register a distance.
Other results: U13G: 800m S Bird 3rd 3.04.01, 70mh L McGowran 4th 16.0s, 75m/high jump C Kelsey 3rd 11.3/1.10m, Long jump 4th C Kelsey 3.68m, D Robson 3rd b 3.23m, Shot/Javelin 3rd Grace Macdonald 5.88/12.78m, Shot b L Johnson 3rd 4.90m.
of Bacha Khan Degree College Peshawar and Maryum of Frontier College for Women Pesahwar but Aysha Khan grabbed gold medal in 100m and long jump, silver medal in 200m and 400m and bronze medal in shot put by and secured 27 individual points that would also helped team winning runners-up trophy, followed by another upcoming athlete Maryum of Frontier College for Women with 22 points after winning gold medals in 200, and 400m, silver medal in 100m and bronze medal in long jump, Saima with 21 points got third best athlete trophy with one gold medal in Javelin throw, silver medal in long jump and bronze medal in high jump, 100m, and 200m